To Die In Spring
Ralf Rothmann Picador £8.99
In the closing months of the war, two young German farmhands are conscripted into the Waffen SS. They witness unimaginable atrocities on the collapsing Eastern Front, and one of them makes the fateful decision to desert. A bestseller in Germany, this remarkable book offers an unforgettable vision of war but also finds humanity in the horror.